The Samsung Energy Park Fife Offshore Demonstration Wind Turbine project (EPFODWT) wind farm is situated in the North Sea and was brought online in 2014. . It is run by Samsung.
It has been built in around 10 metres of water. Most of the UK projects are built in shallow waters with the turbines using monopile foundations.
It has a nameplate capacity of 7MW and was developed by Samsung.
Just the German offshore sector comes close to the UK offshore in terms of capacity. Unfortunately, the most of the UK projects are built by foreign companies.
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Samsung Energy Park Fife Offshore Demonstration Wind Turbine project (EPFODWT) Fact File
- Capacity: 7MW
- Online: 2014
- Operator: Samsung
- Max depth: 10
- Sea: North Sea
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